New hires are allowed to enroll in supplemental life insurance up to $250,000* for yourself and up to $20,000 for your spouse or same-sex domestic partner without providing a Statement of Health form.
Increases in coverage during Open Enrollment or due to a qualifying family status change require a Statement of Health, however, a statement of health is not required when electing spouse or same-sex domestic partner coverage levels of $10,000 or $20,000.
*Part-Time Faculty eligible for Modified Benefits will need to complete a Statement of Health form for any amount elected over $20,000.
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained within this website is accurate. However, benefits are governed by legal documents (which, in certain circumstances, may include insurance contracts). If there is any difference between the information in this website and the official documents, the official documents will control. As is the case with all of Syracuse University’s employee benefit plans, the University reserves the right to modify or terminate these benefits at any time.